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41 Heller,James GIsaac M. Wise - His Life, Work and Thought
UAHC, 1965, NY. hardcover ExLib. Very good. Good+. 1819-1900. The first exhaustive study of Wise. A treatise of the philosophy & ideals that motivated him. A systematic presentation of his views. Biblio. Notes. Index. Library stamp on bottom edge & front & rear pastedowns; pocket. Tape damage to front & rear pastedowns. 819. 012449. 
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42 Hoenig,Sidney BSolomon Zeitlin: Scholar Laureate - An Annotated Bibliography, 1915-1970, with appreciations of his writings
Illus Bitzaron, 1971, NY. Very good. A rabbinic scholar & historian. Since 1925, a professor of rabbinical literature at Dropsie College, Phila. Co-editor of the Jewish Quarterly Review. Top edge lightly soiled; small scratch on spine. 296. 007632. 
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43 Huldermann,BernhardAlbert Ballin
Gerhard Stalling, 1922, Berlin. Good+. In German script. 1857-1918. Biography. Head of the Hamburg-American Steamship Lines, largest shipping line in Germany with a fleet of 400 vessels. Advisor to Kaiser Wilhelm II. Politician, responsible for American-German shipping agreement of 1912. Committed suicide after Germany's military collapse in WWI. Boards covered with marbled paper. Corners bumped. Top of spine pulled; edges chipped. 407. 014208. 
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44 Jurman,Pinchas (Ed)Moshe Dayan - A Portrait
Illus - photos Dodd, Mead & Co, 1968, NY. hardcover. Very good. A photo-biography. 4to. 000434. 
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45 Kahana,AbrahamSefer ha-hadidut, min R. Yisra'el Beht 'ad R. Nahman mi-Braslav
1922, Warszsawa. Good-. In Hebrew. Hasidism biography. Kahana, 1874-1946, biblical scholar & historian. condition cont: 2 dents in front gutter. Corners bumped hard; top & bottom of spine pulled; wear to cover. 398. 001255. 
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46 Katz,IrvingAugust Belmont: A Political Biography
Illus Columbia Univ Pr, 1968, NY. hardcover. New. New. 1816-1890, banker, diplomat & politician. Biblio. Index. 296. 014456. 
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47 Katzman,JacobCommitment - The Labor Zionist Life-Style in America - A Personal Memoir
Labor Zionist Letters, 1975, NY. hardcover. Very good. Good+. Tells the story of the founder-generation of the movement in America. He grew up in Boston. 211. 014741. 
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48 Keshet,YeshurunM.Y. Bersitsevski (Bin-Goryon): hayav u-fo'olo (M.J. Berditchewsky (Bin-Gorion): His Life and Work)
Y.L. Magnes, 1958, Israel. ExLib. Very good-. In Hebrew. Bin-Gorion,Micha Josej, 1865-1921, Hebrew writer & thinker. 304. 001460. 
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49 Kirsch,JonathanMoses - A LIfe
Ballantine, 1998, NY. Very good+. Very good. Endnotes. Biblio. Index. 415. 000327. 
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50 Knobil,SchewachToldot gedole horaah: ve-hemah 'asarah...Rashi, Rambam, ha-Rosh, Ba'al ha-Turim, Bet Yosef, ha-Rema, Tuz, ha-Shakh,
M. Doubinsky, 1954/55, NY. hardcover Hotsaah hadashah. Very good-. edition cont: u-metukenet. In Hebrew. Rabbis' biographies. title cont: Magen Avraham, Peri megadim: 'im meah ve-'esrim ve-ahat toldot ketuvot bi-ketsarah...shel avotehem u-venehem... Light browning to end papers. 110. 002331. 
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51 Knox,IsraelRabbi in America - The Story of Isaac M. Wise
Little Brown & Co, 1957, Boston. hardcover. Very good-. Good. 1819-1900. Pioneer of Reform Judaism. Founder of HUC. 173. 000827. 
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52 Kohut,RebekahHis Father's House - The Story of George Alexander Kohut
Illus Yale Univ, 1938, CT. Very good. 1874-1933. Educator, scholar, bibliophile. Biblio of G.A. Kohut by Edward Coleman. 246. 002045. 
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53 Lang,HarryFir Doyres (Four Generations)
N. Lang, Durkh N. Khanin, 1974, NY. Very good-. pub cont: kultur-Fundatsye baym Arbeter Ring. In Yiddish. 11 plates. Minor underlining & marginalia throughout book. 407. 001764. 
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54 Lipsicas,Notelis & Lipschitz,Jacob, ha-LeviLebens-geshikhte fun velt-goen Rabi Yitshak Elhanan zatsal
Jerusalem Book Store, 1960s, Brooklyn. Wraps. Good+. In Yiddish. Reprint of 1929 Vilijampole edition. Biography. Book was folded in half. 80. 002718. 
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55 Liptzin,SolomonGermany's Stepchildren
Illus JPS, 1944, PA. hardcover. Very good-. Poor. German or Jew; German and Jew. Pen-portraits of 14 German-Jewish men & women of thought whose contributions to the world's culture has been enormous & whose personal search for adjustment gave them no rest. Character sketches through which the Jewish contributions to German culture is appraised. Biblio notes. Index. 298. 004990. 
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56 Maimon,Judah LeibSefer Rashi : yotse la-or li-melo't shemoneh me'ot va-hamishim shanah li-fetirato shel Rabenu Shelomoh Yitshaki
Mosad ha-Rav Kuk, 1955/56, Israel. paper over boards. Good+. In Hebrew. Biography of Rashi. Front flyleaf thru pp 6 mended from binding error. Corners & top & bottom of spine bumped; edges chipped; rear hinge mended; Top & bottom of spine pulled; bottom of spine soiled; edges of covers chipped; corners bumped hard; shelf wear; binding a little loose. 613. 016551. 
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57 Marcus,Jacob RIsrael Jacobson - The Founder of the Reform Movement in Judaism
Frontis HUC Pr, 1972, OH. hardcover 2nd ed. Very good. 1768-1828. Biography of the German financier. Biblio, notes, index. 167. 013941. 
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58 Margulies,MordecaiEntsiklopedyah le-toldot gedole Yisrael be-hishtatfut akhamim u-melumadim (Enycylopedia of Great Men in Israel, being a
Y. Ts'ets'i, 1946-49/50, Israel. Good+. 4 vols in Hebrew. title cont: Biographical Dictionary of Jewish Sages and Scholars from the 9th to the end of the 18th Century). with the Collaboration of Prominent Scholars. Vol I: R. Abba Mari - R. Gershon b. Shlomo. Spotting to endpapers Vol II: R. Dob Baer - R. Judah ha-Levi. Vol III: R. Judah Liwa - R. Levi b. Hayyim Vol IV: R. Meir Abulafia - R. Tanchum Jerushalmi Slight yellowing; corners bumped. 1376 cols. 000523. 
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59 Martin,KingsleyHarold Laski (1893-1950) A Biographical Memoir
Illus Viking, 1953, NY. hardcover. Very good. Good. A British political scientist & economist. From 1926 lectured at the London School of Economics & contributed to its development. A leader of the Fabia Society. Principal architect of the British Labour party. Friend of Holmes Frankfurter. 278. 001471. 
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60 Marx,AlexanderEssays in Jewish Biography
JPS, 1948, PA. Very good-. 12 biographies: Rab Saadia Gaon; Rabbenu Gershom; Rashi; Maimonides; Moritz Steinschneider; David Hoffman; Mayer Sulzberger; Solomon Schechter; Joseph Jacobs; Henry Malter; Max Leopold Margolis; Israel Friedlaender. Biblio. Covers slightly soiled; spine has a wrinkle. 298. 003130. 
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